News and Features

50K installs of Picovico Slideshow Maker on Android

On April 1, one of our friends leaked the news that we, along with another few, were being acquired by Google. You guessed it right- a prank obviously. But the write-up he put up in his blog actually made few people believe it and they ended up calling us asking about the valuation. Later, the same day, we ran the news that our Android app-Picovico Slideshow Maker crossed the 50,000…

Behind the ‘Blinds’

The latest addition in the collection of our video styles is (ta-da)- BLINDS. We just added Blinds to Picovico’s public list of styles and that means you can now make videos using it. The style is inspired from the blinds curtains that we see at most of the workplaces. There is a lot to see behind those stripes-like things covering our windows and we want to you to look beyond…

What made 2014 your year awesome? Share with a Yearbook video!

Share the best moments of 2014 with a Yearbook video using Picovico After back to back release of two Christmas styles and a Winter Joy style, Picovico is releasing the Yearbook style on the occasion of New Year 2015. With this style you can share the best memories of the year 2014 and make a nice Picovico. Here is how you can do it: collect all your exciting and interesting…

Gift your loved ones a Picovico video this season!

Picovico 2.0 is here! Introducing you a completely revamped Android app. We are thrilled to release Picovico 2.0 for Android, the new and improved version of our popular app with the most requested features of all time! Update now. Experience the new Picovico– completely re-imagined for mobile. Enjoy smooth navigation and high-speed video rendering. Download the video file on your device to share it anywhere. New theme comes preloaded into the app with regular updates. Creating…

Picovico gets featured in PandoDaily

“They realized they had no option other than to try to provide something different. So Modi and Sapkota worked on making the product as fast as possible, and have now got the video-rendering process down to 15 seconds for a 30-second video. Speed is now Picovico’s chief selling point.” Read more about what Hamish Mckenzie, a reporter for PandoDaily said about Picovico in a special coverage by PandoDaily.

Google I/O 2013 Extended to be Held in Kathmandu

Every year in San Francisco, Google organizes an event entirely focused on the developer. The event started in 2008 was named as Google I/O where “I” and “O” stand for input/output, and “Innovation in the Open”. Google I/O features highly technical, in-depth sessions focused on building web, mobile, and enterprise applications with Google and open web technologies such as Android, Chrome, Chrome OS, Google APIs, Google Web Toolkit, App Engine, and more. The most exciting thing about…

Picovico at the Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2013

Initiated in United States by Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation in March 2009 by bringing together host organizations from about 60 countries, Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2013 is a congregation of innovative minds from various startups ranging across number of disciplines. The event brings together entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, thought leaders and policymakers with the purpose of sharing of ideas, help metamorphose them into reality, advance economic growth and also to celebrate the inspirations and dreams that drive every successful…

Picovico now available in Espanol and Japanese.

Picovico is all about Expression and in what language can you express better than your own. Picovico had moved to Santiago as a part of Startup Chile 2 months ago with bigger dreams and hopes. And we were overwhelmed by the exquisite beauty of this place and people around, the moment we arrived. We see that everyone here cherish the beauty of their country, love taking photos and  Bingo! As we…

From Photo to Video Mode

Recently we got covered in India’s leading national daily “The Hindu”. Here is an excerpt:  Most photo-sharing sites are about simple uploads of photos. But Picovico promises a difference. Here you can use your photos to create video slideshows. It is created by young entrepreneurs Manish Modi and Suraj Sapkota. Picovico.com came about when they realized that waiting for photos to load in conventional photo-sharing sites was boring and a waste of…

PICOVICO – an online slideshow maker, IS NOW A PART OF “START-UP CHILE”

We are so excited to share with you this good news – we are now a part of startup chile. Yea, Picovico has been selected for Start-Up Chile’s fifth generation. Start-up Chile is a program created by the Govt. of Chile that seeks to attract high-potential entrepreneurs to bootstrap their startups in Chile, using it as a platform to go global. Hailing from 37 nations,101 teams were selected from a…